Newport News Police find man hiding in closet, drugs and weapon seized

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Police seized drugs and a weapon after a recent call to a residence.

Officers said they responded to a domestic issue on Old Lucas Creek Road.

A man was found hiding in a closet and after a search warrant was executed a weapon and narcotics were seized.

Police said the man was charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Possession of Marijuana.

The suspect’s name has not been released at this time.

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